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Chelsea International Hostel

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“bagels”(77 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights in a single private room and paid $305 total. From the airport i road the airway train going to Jamaica Station for free and from the Jamaica Station i got the 7 day unli pass for metrocard for $33. From...More

Thank Lawrence O
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The hostel was mostly clean and the complimentary breakfast was good. Common areas were nice spaces, however not very large at all. I found a few bugs lingering in our room, and the low hanging drain pipes was a great hazard for guests - especially...More

Thank millar26
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We had a private double and the room was huge!!! Had shelves, hooks, a big double locker, a sink and mirror. Bed and pillows were comfy. Larry at the desk was great! Breakfast is included but is 1 bagel, 1 butter, 1 piece of fruit,...More

Thank Ceebee0612
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I always go back to this hostel although the rooms look like a scene from Prison Break.. Very very basic rooms.. not the most comfortable beds..but the location is perfect and it is clean..No bed bugs.. I always go for a single private room as...More

Thank home2annika
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Comfy, clean shelter, safe at all hours. 24 hour staff, multiple transportation options. So affordable. Breakfast included. Guests from all over the world. Lockers available for early arrival and after check out. Shuttle service discounts available to airports. Great neighborhood with culture venues closeby. groceries,...More

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USD 56 - USD 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 56 - USD 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Chelsea
Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful
brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most
popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s
jewels when it comes to neighbourhood life. The
contemporary art scene is an integral part of the
neighbourhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost
every night of the week and countless exhibits to
explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York
...More
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Response from Adel B | Reviewed this property |
No it's a community shower :)
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varaderomom
27 July 2017|
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Response from btdugan | Reviewed this property |
they have a 14 day limit per month
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27 May 2017|
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Response from varaderomom | Reviewed this property |
i pay 5 bucks for a big one for 24 hours-its great-i get in at 6 am-go to the hostel and store my bag-and either hang in the common room and watch tv or sleep-check in is around 2 or go enjoy new york with no bags-same when... More
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"not ones near the common areas - as those walls are pretty thin"
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"Very noisy next to the kitchen. Stay away.."
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"We staid on the ground floor, next to the entrance of the kitchen. If you want quiet, ask for room on one of..."
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"Book as early as you can, rooms run out fast and rates constantly change."
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